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  • PART I ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT
  • TITLE VI COUNTIES AND COUNTY OFFICERS
  • CHAPTER 34A COUNTY CHARTER PROCEDURES

Section 1 - Short title; definitions

Section 2 - Power to adopt or revise charters

Section 3 - Elections to create charter study commissions; petitions

Section 4 - Election of charter study commission members

Section 5 - Candidates for charter commission; nomination

Section 6 - Members of charter commission; boundaries of election districts

Section 7 - First meeting; officers; vacancies; expenses

Section 8 - Function of commission

Section 9 - Powers and duties of commission; funds; assistance; tax levy

Section 10 - Nonvoting members

Section 11 - Public hearings; reports; publication of proposed charter

Section 12 - Report and recommendation; findings and determinations

Section 13 - Optional forms of government, referendum; special charter, enabling legislation

Section 14 - Petitions for adoption or revision of charters

Section 15 - Application of optional plans and general laws; abolition or consolidation of agencies; intent of chapter

Section 16 - Powers and duties of counties

Section 17 - County executive plan

Section 18 - County manager plan

Section 19 - Board chairperson plan

Section 20 - Relations between legislative and executive branches

Section 21 - Applicability